CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Robert Wayland

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
44th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
Not Specified
Next of Kin:
Amelia Gertrude Wayland (wife), Fort William, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 23, 1869
Trade or Calling:
grain exporter
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
October 23, 1914
Age at enlistment:
45
Height:
5 Feet 6 1/2 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Unknown
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10166 - 19
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant-Colonel Canadian Infantry 44th Battalion
Original commanding officer of the 44th Battalion CEF.
Awards and Decorations
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George